Which group is at highest risk for recurrent trichomoniasis?

Updated: Jan 02, 2020
  • Author: Darvin Scott Smith, MD, MSc, DTM&H; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Recurrent infections are common in sexually active patients. One study found that 17% of sexually active patients with T vaginalis infection were reinfected at 3-month follow-up. [49] Multiple randomized trials have found that this rate of reinfection can be significantly reduced through expedited partner therapy. [50, 51]

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